The rains are magical in India. While most travelers don’t consider this a good time to travel, there is a certain charm to a vacation during a downpour. With our list of spectacular monsoon destinations in India, you will surely change your mind about the glorious rainy season. These are the places where you can enjoy a vacation to relax, sightseeing and adventure accompanied by gentle winds, raindrops and the scent of rain. The season of happiness, beauty and relief, enjoy India vacation such pleasures.
1. Shillong, Meghalaya
Ideal for – Nature lovers, Honeymooners, wildlife enthusiasts, culture vulture
2. Coorg, Karnataka
Ideal for – Nature lovers, Coffee Plantation, Hill Stations and Waterfalls
Major Tourist Attractions – Jog falls, Kaveri River, Madikeri Fort, Golden Temple, Nagarhole national park
4. Udaipur, Rajasthan
Udaipur in Rajasthan is next on the list of the best places to visit in India during the monsoon. It receives one of the lowest rainfall in the country, enough rains for a pleasant climate. This place truly reflects its glorious past of the Maharajas with countless palaces and bazaars. The city is nestled in the knees of Aravalis and is dotted with several lakes. Entitled as one of the most romantic destinations in India.
Ideal for – Lake, Palaces, Temples, and Shopping.
Major Tourist Attractions – City Palace, Monsoon Palace, Lake Palace, Fateh Sagar Lake, Lake Pichola and Sajjangarh Wildlife Sanctuary.
Living in Mumbai city and thinking about the best places to visit in India during the mansoon? Well, there is one right next to you- Lonavala!
Resting in the lush greenery of the Sahyadri Mountains of the Western Ghats of India, Lonavala is one of India’s most beautiful hill stations. The rains are coming and happiness is truly out of the world. The clouds descend to the earth accompanied by a gentle melody of rain and a sudden appearance of a rainbow in the sky. The pictorial Pawna Lake, surrounded by lush forests, adds to the beauty, impressive waterfalls and a pleasant climate. For a quick getaway from the bustling city, plan a trip to the quaint town of Lonavala.
Ideal for – Nature lovers
Major Tourist Attractions – Tiger point, Karla cave, Bushi dam.
How to reach – Lonavala is one of the popular weekend getaways from Pune and Mumbai. Driving to the rainy hill town of one of these towns is wonderful. Pune offers the nearest air and rail link, located just 64 km away. From Mumbai city, the hill station covers a distance of approx 96 km.